Botanical Name: Pimpinella anisum
Extraction Method: Steam Distillation
Plant Part: Fruit
Aroma: strong sweet spicy, resembling the aroma of black licorice
Description: Anise Star is an evergreen (of Magnolia Family) that grows up to 8 meters tall. The fruits are hard-skinned pods about 3 cm. long arranged like a star which are brown/rusty in color.
Blends Well With: Cardamom, and other spices; Geranium, and other florals
History: It has been used in Chinese medicine for its stimulating effect on the digestive system and for respiratory disorders such as bronchitis and unproductive coughs.
Use Safely: Generally safe to use. Simply follow instructions to dilute. The International Federation of Aromatherapists does not recommend that Essential Oils be taken internally unless under the supervision of a Medical Doctor who is also qualified in clinical Aromatherapy.
Safety: Dermal maximum of 2.4%. Avoid during pregnancy, breastfeeding, and with children under 5. Inhibits blood clotting.
STORAGE LIFE: Up to Four (4) years
Euro Dropper Cap: included for your convenience
Relief for painful arthritis, eases congested respiratory tract, promotes digestion, antiseptic (to clean & faster healing of wounds), treats constipation and indigestion, helps manage stress, anxiety, and insomnia due to its relaxing/calming effect; Please see 'RECIPES' below for more uses of Anise Star Essential Oil.
Antibacterial, Antioxidant, Antiseptic, Anti fungal
Autumn Spice Bathroom Spray
10 drops Star Anise
10 drops Cinnamon Bark
20 drops Sweet Orange
Add essential oils to a 4 ounce spray bottle, then fill with water. Shake well.
Shake and spray in air before or after using the restroom to get rid of unpleasant odors
The Air of Christmas
- 8 drops Aniseed essential oil
- 3 drops Lemon essential oil
- 3 drops Frankincense essential oil
Drip onto a duster and gently wipe over radiator surfaces and picture frames for an immediate burst of festive fragrance or
- Diffuse in an open room for 30 minutes
These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.